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Canada Summer Jobs - Language Training Assistant

Job Type: 
Full Time
Pay Rate: 
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday 29 May 2018

Canada Summer Jobs

Language Training Assistant

Position Type: Contract 8 weeks, 30 hours a week

Positions to be filled: 1

Pay rate: $14.00/hour

Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 29th 2018


Agincourt Community Services Association (ACSA) is a multiservice not for profit agency located in Scarborough. We are looking for a mature, energetic and knowledgeable individual to fill the Language Training Assistant position to assist our Online LINC staff/teacher in providing language instruction strategies to improve the newcomers’ English language skills.   This position will be working at our Newcomers’ Centre location at Dorset Park Community Hub. 


Job Description

  • Assist Language Teacher in preparing materials, lesson plans and activities for each level or group 
  • Assist in interactive sessions to learn English onsite at ACSA location and online
  • Assist in conducting online conversation activities with learners
  • Assist in observing, evaluating, and documenting learners’ work to determine progress
  • Assist Language Teacher in creating and updating  required reports
  • Network with other staff, attend and participate in agency functions
  • Enter data/client information in ACSA’s database
  • Provide administrative support to events (ie. Send invitations, flyers, mass mailings if required, post in websites, etc.)
  • Perform other duties as required



  • Youth between 17-30 years old
  • Must have been enrolled in the past school year (2017-2018) in High School, University or College and planning to return to school in September 2018
  • Excellent English language skills
  • Some experience in office/clerical work
  • Public speaking and group facilitation skills an asset; ability to relate to newcomers
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Computer literate and comfortable using online platform (ie. webinar, skype, etc.)
  • A positive attitude with creative and dynamic leadership skills
  • Must be able to speak one of the following languages ( 
  • Current police reference check is mandatory.


Please email resume and cover letter in one document to Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist / Payroll Administrator.




Please quote Language Training Assistant in the subject line of email.

No phone calls please.


ACSA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all communities inclusive of race, culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation and with differing abilities.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position. However, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.

If you are contacted by ACSA regarding a job opportunity and need accommodation throughout a hiring process, please contact Yelena Galochkina, HR Generalist at

This address is for accommodation inquiries ONLY. Job applications sent to it will not be considered.


Community voices

"My experience in both Silver Spring Park Reading Circle and Beyond Academics has taught me that to create social change and empower these children I need to be more proactive in the solution"
Lamyaa Hassan, Dorset Park, July 2015

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